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Enlarge / Charlie Kimball, driver of the #4 TRESIBA / AJ FOYT RACING Chevrolet, races during practice for the NTT IndyCar Series GMR Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 03, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Jamie Squire/Getty Images Like most of us, 2020 hasn’t exactly gone to plan for IndyCar driver Charlie Kimball. Here …

I’m all too aware that connected cars aren’t a popular topic around these parts, and that’s unlikely to change with today’s news. BMW is planning to move some features of its new cars to a subscription model, something it announced on Wednesday during a briefing for the press on the company’s digital plans. It’s not …

The most conventional view shows you your engine revs on the left and speed on the right, with other pertinent information in the middle. I’ve just noticed in this screenshot, the truck is doing 104mph. It must be a German-spec F-150 😉 Ford Here, the display is showing how much the truck is pitching. Ford …

Enlarge / People examine a Zoox test vehicle in 2019. The company has yet to show off the custom-designed vehicle it plans to use for its commercial service. Andrei Stanescu / Getty Zoox, one of the most lavishly funded independent self-driving startups, has been acquired by Amazon, the companies announced on Friday. Venture capitalists, hungry …

No, your eyes don’t deceive you, the Model 3’s interior really is that minimalist outside of its prominent screen. The seats are comfortable but lack side support. Quality is improved on the Model S and X, but I can’t get over how cheap and aftermarket the steering wheel feels. At night the UI switches to …

Willy T. Ribbs in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway after winning the Paul Revere 250 SCCA Trans-Am race, July 3, 1984. In 1984 (L-R) Tom Gloy, Greg Pickett, and Willy T. Ribbs drove Mercury Capris for car owner Jack Roush during the SCCA Trans-Am season. The trio combined for 11 total wins during the …

Enlarge / The Nikola Two truck drives out on the stage at an April 2019 event. Tesla’s stock price soared above $1,000 on Wednesday. The rise pushed the company’s valuation to around $190 billion—within striking distance of the world’s most valuable car company, Toyota, at $215 billion. Tesla’s stock surge comes a week after one …

This is the $25,000 Honda Civic Si. And it is built for boy (and girl) racers. Yes, the exhaust pipe does look like an HDMI port, doesn’t it? In the words of Benny, “Spaceship? Spaceship! Spaceship!” This is what your main instrument display looks like in normal mode. Jonathan Gitlin And this is what it …

Did you know that the US and Canada account for 45 percent of all VW Golf GTI sales? Jonathan Gitlin The GTI recipe has remained the same for 45 years: add power and sharper handling to a smallish, affordable hatchback. Volkswagen It’s not the fastest thing on the road, but it is fun to drive, …

Enlarge / Nelson Piquet Jr is one of the drivers featured in a new documentary about Formula E. Steven Tee/LAT/Formula E You might think a film about the world of Formula E racing would focus on the electric car technology being battle-tested by the sport. But And We Go Green—a new documentary now streaming on …